16 Ways to Get Rid of Pimples Fast at Home

Did you ask one question to yourself that is you really want to get rid of pimples? If yes, then you are on right place. As acne or pimples affects almost everyone in their entire life, so don’t worry you are not alone in this race there is always a hope so in this article you not only read about what is a pimple, what causes pimples but you may also read home remedies to get rid of pimples and some other important tips which I used in my life to minimize those ugly pimples.

16 Ways to Get Rid of Pimples Fast at Home

Do you want to know what is pimples?

Did small red bumps showed on your face any times, did you know pimples are much more than that so it’s all starts from sebaceous gland these glands are just below your skin inside the pores and they are responsible for producing an oily substance called sebum it also help to protect our skin as well. But sometimes due to dead skin cells, dirt and hair can cause blockage and the sebum become clogged, then a bacteria called propionibacterium acnes straps inside the clogged, now what you expect inflammation, redness, swelling and acne. One more thing these clogged pores lead to many other skin problems like whiteheads, blackheads, pustules, papules but in the end it’s all start with sebum.

What causes pimples?

There are several factors which can cause acne or pimples some are given below.

  • Hormones: notably testosterones and other androgens can contribute to acne or pimples that are why people who have hormonal imbalance issues must face acne.
  • Exfoliation: Poor exfoliation can contribute to acne or pimples as well.
  • Genetics: do skin problems run in the family? Yes, it runs, so sometimes you get acne in your genes.
  • Poor quality cosmetics: do you ever check the label? If not, start checking it today because poor quality cosmetics can also cause acne or pimples.
  • Monthly Menstrual Cycle: according to a study published in the archives of dermatology, 63 percent of acne prone women break out a before their periods show up.
  • Stress: as I know stress is one the main cause which contributes towards acne, so try to breathe every time you feel stressed or worried.
  • Nutritional deficiencies: try to eat the rainbow, do you know what means rainbow? Its means try to add different colours of fruits and vegetables into your plate to grab all the nutrition you need.
  • Exposure: not only exposure to the sun cause acne but exposure to environmental toxins also cause acne, these toxins are found in the air we breathe, the food we eat and the water we drink.

There are many more common factors which can cause acne or pimples, as it is nearly impossible to avoid all these factors but we can do our best to minimize the unwanted guest which is pimples.

16 Ways to Get Rid of Pimples Fast at Home

1. Coconut water and Aloe Vera spray to get rid of pimples

This spray is super hydrating so say goodbye to your pimples, coconut water has hydrating properties while aloe Vera had soothing properties so it makes the best combo to use, this spray can be used for all type of skins.

How to make this spray:

  • Take one cup of coconut water.
  • Now add one or two tablespoons of aloe vera gel.
  • Blend it very well.
  • Now pour this mixture into a spray bottle.
  • Shake well before use and you can easily store this spray in the refrigerator for 10 days, so every time you need just grab it and spray all over your face.

2. Try Cinnamon and honey mask to get rid of pimples

Try to use raw or manuka honey because it’s high in antibacterial property and famous for pimple removal, it also softens your skin and also helps to open your clogged pores. Cinnamon help to increase your blood circulation, it also helps to heal any wounds, scars and even it heal your pimples and acne fast.

How to make this mask:

  • In a bowl take one tablespoon of honey.
  • Add half teaspoon or less than half teaspoon of cinnamon powder.
  • Apply this only on acne or your pimples.
  • Let it stay for 20 minutes.
  • Wash it off with water, sometimes it gives burning sensation but it fades so don’t worry.

3. Use toothpaste to get rid of pimples

You probably heard about this treatment a lot, toothpaste helps to dry out your pimples in overnight. It’s a quick fix but not long term solution, but if you have special occasion next day then you can use it to get rid of pimples overnight.

How to use it:

Take mint toothpaste, apply a little bit of toothpaste on pimples, it gives a nice cooling sensation; let it stay overnight, wash off your face in the morning.

4. Apply crushed aspirin with baking soda and honey to get rid of pimples

If you are dealing with severe pimples, dull skin and blemishes then you must try aspirin because it acts same like salicylic acid. Baking soda also helps to remove pimples, remove excess oil, when aspirin and baking soda both combine they exfoliate your skin in a gentle way and help to remove dead skin.

How to make this scrubbing mask:

  • First of all crush aspirin tablets.
  • Add some baking soda with half teaspoon of honey and some water.
  • Mix all the ingredients together.
  • Gently rub this mixture on affected area.
  • Let it stay for 20 minutes.
  • Wash it off with water.

5. Use garlic and nutmeg paste to get rid of pimples

This is one of my favorite but tries to ignore the smell of garlic. This treatment is really very effective because garlic is such a best its anti fungal, anti bacterial and helps to reduce inflammation in another hand nutmeg is also very well similar to garlic it helps to remove pimples and makes your skin rejuvenated and clear.

How to make this paste:

  • First of all, make a paste of garlic.
  • Take one tablespoon of garlic paste.
  • Now add half teaspoon of nutmeg and few drops of water.
  • Mix all the ingredients very well.
  • Dab cotton ball in this mixture and apply only on the affected area.
  • Let it stay for 20 minutes.
  • Wash it off with water.

6. Tea tree oil and lemon oil treatment to get rid of pimples

Tea tree oil is antibacterial so it helps in reducing acne and also it has a lot of anti-aging benefits, it really good for oily skin. The lemon oil acts as an astringent and helps in detoxification of the skin.

How to make this treatment:

  • In a bowl add three drops of tea tree oil.
  • Now add three drops of lemon oil.
  • Mix both of them very well.
  • Now apply this oil treatment into spot area for overnight.
  • Wash it off your face in the morning.

7. Try mint face mist to get rid of pimples

It super easily to make mint face mist to dry out pimples, the great thing about making this at home that there are no chemicals in it and it’s on you how strong or light the face mist to be. As mint has been used for centuries for its beneficial properties as it great for acne, it can tone your skin and the aroma of mint refreshes you, help to calm your stress, it helps to cure dry, itchy skin it also dry out the pimples and gives you a nice brighten skin.

How to make this spray:

  • You need 10 to 12 mint leaves.
  • Boil half cup of water and add the mint leaves into it.
  • Boil them for 2 to 3 minutes.
  • Then strain the mixture and let it cool down.
  • Now pour the mixture into a spray bottle.
  • Put the spray bottle in the refrigerator to use.

8. Mash strawberries with honey and yogurt to get rid of pimples

Strawberries are packed with antioxidants, it’s a natural source of salicylic acid, it also helps to clean your clog pores whereas honey has natural antibacterial property it helps to get rid of pimples and in the mean time it keeps your skin hydrated and moisturizes. Yogurt contains lactic acid which makes your skin softer and brighter, it also helps to remove excess oil and remove pimples as well.

How to make this mask:

  • First of all mash someone strawberry.
  • After mashing, strawberry adds half teaspoon of honey and one tablespoon of yogurt.
  • Mix all the ingredients together.
  • Apply it all over your face.
  • Leave it for 20 minutes.
  • Wash it off with water.

9. Egg yolk faces mask to get rid of pimples

This mask is really very effective to remove pimples because egg yolk has a high amount of sulfur, it basically helps to break down the blockages that occur in your pores, as you know clog pores are the main reason cause for acne. So you can remove pimples simply by eating a lot of sulfur containing foods.

How to make this mask:

  • Simply crack an egg.
  • Separate the egg yolk from the egg white.
  • If you want you can mix honey with egg yolk.
  • Now apply this on your face.
  • Leave it for 20 minutes.
  • Wash it off with water.

10. Apply raw milk and honey to get rid of pimples

Did you want younger looking skin? The cow has the answer, milk is really great to control pimples and also repair damaged skin because milk contains all the important nutrients and vitamins especially lactic acid which makes you skin soft and supple. Whereas honey has  natural antibacterial properties which help to get rid of acne and also makes your skin soft and brighter.

How to make this mask:

  • In a small bowl, add two tablespoons of raw milk.
  • After adding milk add one teaspoon of honey.
  • Mix both the ingredients very well.
  • Apply it all over your face and neck.
  • Let it stay for 20 to 25 minutes, then wash it off with water.

11. Blend papaya and honey to get rid of pimples

Papaya is also known as angel fruit due to its versatile benefits, it contains a high amount of Vitamin A and C and it also contains an enzyme called papain which helps to remove dead skin cells and skin impurities which cause pimples. The ripe papaya contains beta hydroxyl acid which known as milk exfoliator, it also helps to remove dirt and excess oil which is the main cause of acne.

How to make this mask:

  • Take two to three cubes of papaya; mash them with the help of a fork.
  • When it perfectly mashed add one teaspoon of honey, if you want you can add aloe Vera gel as well but it’s totally optional.
  • Mix all the ingredients very well.
  • Gently rub them into your face.
  • Let it stay for 20 minutes then wash it off with water.

12. Use green tea and Vitamin E spray to get rid of pimples

This is an antioxidant green tea spray to fade pimples, both the green tea and vitamin E contains powerful antioxidants which help to protect our skin and keep it hydrated. This is especially beneficial for people with oily or acne prone skin.

How to make this spray:

  • Simply boil one cup of water, add green tea bag into it.
  • Let the green tea bag in hot water for 15 minutes and it cool down completely.
  • Once it cooled we pour this into a spray bottle.
  • Now add the capsule of Vitamin E.
  • Shake well before use; you can use it as a toner, refreshing spray whatever you want.
  • This spray can be store and use for straight 8 days, so no need to make it every day.

13. Dab some lemon toner to get rid of pimples

Today I will tell you a nice brightening toner which goes not only even your skin tone but also helps you to get rid of pimples fast. Lemons contains a high amount of alpha hydroxyl acids that helps to exfoliate the top layer of the skin revealing younger softer looking skin. It’s also rich in Vitamin C and juice in lemon help to brighten and lighten the skin over time. Since lemon is very acidic so it’s important that we dilute it with water especially if you have sensitive skin. Witch hazel act like a natural astringent that’s helps to tighten the pores and reduce inflammation caused by pimples.

How to make lemon toner:

  • For making this toner you need a half cup of fresh lemon juice.
  • After that, you need one cup of water and one-fourth cup of witch hazel.
  • Mix all the ingredients together.
  • Store this toner in a glass container.
  • Make sure to use this toner in two weeks.
  • Just dap cotton in this chill toner and apply all over to your skin or you can just apply it on affected area.

14. Cucumber and witch hazel mist to get rid of pimples

For a very refreshing face spray to remove pimples we use cucumber and witch hazel. Witch hazel helps to tighten up the pores while cucumber hydrates your dull skin.

How to make this mist:

  • You need half cucumber, so first peeled and slice the cucumber.
  • Blend it with the little bit of water.
  • Now pour the cucumber water into half of the bottle.
  • Fill the rest with witch hazel.
  • Shake well before use, you can store it in the refrigerator and use them for 10 days.

15. Use zinc oxide with honey and coconut oil to get rid of pimples

Did you know zinc oxide is used in many skin care and hair care products? Yes, it is. Zinc oxide is a natural mineral that has many great benefits, one of the things it does it helps to heal the skin so it’s really great for acne, acne scars, rashes and any kind of thing like that. It has astringent properties which help to tighten your pores and it also very well known for protecting the skin from the sun. One more thing to remember always use Non-nano zinc oxide powder because a nano zinc oxide powder particles are so small and tiny that it can enter into your blood vessels but a non-nano will no, so a non-nano is safer to use.

For this acne fighting mask, all you need raw honey, coconut oil, and non-nano zinc oxide powder all of these ingredients help to get rid of pimples naturally because honey and coconut oil has anti-bacterial properties and also they both are very moisturizing. Zinc oxide helps to get rid of the excess oil on the surface of the skin and it has anti-inflammatory properties.

How to make this mask:

  • In a small bowl add one tablespoon of coconut oil, half a teaspoon of honey.
  • In the last add one tablespoon of zinc oxide powder.
  • Now just mix it all together.
  • You have to apply it all over your face.
  • Leave it on for 20 minutes, then rinse it all off.
  • Every time when I apply this mask I notice a significantly reduced and my skin feels so soft,

16. DIY clay masks to get rid of pimples

These three masks not only remove simple pimples but also it help to remove cystic acne which is very horrible and painful too. Bentonite clay is one of the most effective cleansers you can use for your skin, it really very unique because when it’s comes in contact with any fluid its start to swell and it has strong negative charge since toxins are positive charge so this clay helps to attract them and absorb them so this is why its work really great for acne-prone skin and it’s a great way to keep your skin healthy.

1: bentonite clay with oats and water

So we can start with a really effective acne fighting mask. As I said before bentonite clay is powerful clay that helps to unclog your pores and also help to control the over production of sebum which we all know leads to breakout so this well definitely helps. Oats also help to soothe the skin and absorb any excess oil.

How to make this mask:

  • Take one tablespoon of bentonite clay in a bowl.
  • Add one tablespoon of ground oats (you can get this by blending the whole oats).
  • You also need some water just enough to get the right consistency.
  • Every time you use clay just makes sure you use a nonmetal bowl and spoon.
  • Mix all the ingredients together to get a thick mask.
  • Apply it all over your face and leave it for 20 to 25 minutes.
  • After that wash your face with water.

2: bentonite clay with honey, tea tree oil, and water

This second mask is perfect for those who not just want to remove pimples but want the radiant glowing skin. So honey is rich in antioxidants and all kinds of nutrients which help your skin to glow by retaining the moisture and bentonite clay also help to condition and nourish your skin by removing dead skin cells, reveals newer healthier looking skin. Tea tree oil also helps to reduce pimples due to its antibacterial properties.

How to make this mask:

  • Take one tablespoon of bentonite clay, add a little bit of water.
  • Also, add one tablespoon of honey and two to three drops of tea tree oil.
  • Make sure to use nonmetal bowl and spoon.
  • Mix all the ingredients together.
  • Apply it all over your face.
  • Leave it for 20 minutes and when time is passed wash your face with water.

3: bentonite clay and yogurt mask

If your skin is little bit irritated due to pimples then this last mask will definitely help you, yoghurt is one of my favourite things to use on my skin because the lactic acid it contains help to exfoliate the skin but at the same time yoghurt is extremely hydrating and really soothing, also it tighten your pores. When I have really bad acne bentonite clay really help to calm my bad pimples and irritated skin.

How to make this mask:

  • In a non-metal bowl add one tablespoon of yogurt.
  • And add one tablespoon of bentonite clay.
  • Mix all the ingredients with wooden spoon.
  • Apply it to your clean face.
  • Leave it for 20 minutes; wash your face with warm water.

Some Extra remedies to get rid of pimples fast at home

  1. our body is made up of 70 percent water so I replace soda and soft drinks with fresh juice, more water or green tea I know it’s very hard to avoid soft drinks but if you love your skin you have to do it. As fresh juices or green tea are full of antioxidants. Did you know hormonal imbalances can also be regulated by water consumption? By drinking lot of water, your body stay hydrated and improves circulation in the skin.
  2. the body rejuvenates during sleep so between 7 and 9 hours of sleep per night is essential, so always take your beauty sleep and don’t compromise on it.
  3. hygiene is also very important, try to change your pillowcase often and tie your hair away from your face so that oil can’t transfer from hair to your face.
  4. always use antibacterial soap, try to keep your hands clean, stop touching and picking your acne please because of it cause acne scars.
  5. wash your makeup brushes every week.
  6. find a good skincare routine and stick to it, as it contains several weeks and month to see good result.
  7. exercises increase blood flow to the face and also reduce stress which is strongly linked to acne, you should exercise 3 to 5 times a week for 30 minutes.
  8. do you ever hear about stress management? No, as will go hand to hand with exercise, try a walk, doing yoga, meditation all makes you more positive person. More you control your stress the less acne you will face and the result will be clear and healthy skin.
  9. many doctors and dermatologists are getting up with the latest research which proving the link between food and acne, think if you a car you have to put the right fuel to run properly right? Try to add four to five portion of fresh fruits and vegetables into your diet, eat green vegetables, the right amount of protein, try to avoid sugar, processed foods.
  10. natural homemade remedies and supplements offer amazing benefits to your skin, your kitchen hides many ingredients that you can use to get rid of pimples fast at home, I hope you find it beneficial and do try some home remedies from the above given and don’t forget to share with all of us in the below comment box.

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  1. MUKESH MAJUMDER

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